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Tom Kertscher
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel/PolitiFact reporter. . Wisconsin/Ohio State alum. Al McGuire/Brett Favre author. Making A Murderer cameo.
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Tom Kertscher 4h
., GOP challenger to Dem Wisconsin US , tells on federal tax cuts for individuals: "Let's take this and perhaps we will make them permanent in 10 years."
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PolitiFact Wisconsin 5h
Scott Walker and Rebecca Kleefisch have been citing the number of job openings listed on a State of Wisconsin website. But their figures are somewhat overstated, given how many of those jobs are outside of Wisconsin.
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Tom Kertscher 9h
Ex-Milwaukee to says there is report of man who set record by being deported from US and returning 45 times.
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Tammy Baldwin on pledges by leaders to make changes in wake of Florida school shooting, as compared to aftermath of previous mass shootings: "I do have a sense that this is somehow different."
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"These teens are organizing in a way that I haven't seen before. I think they're understanding the connection between their own safety and being involved in politics." -- Dem Wisconsin US to event on school shooting.
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Dem Wisconsin US at event: "Among gun owners -- and I'm a gun owner myself -- 97% support expanded, universal background checks" to stop gun-show gun sales and Internet gun sales without background checks.
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Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel: Wisconsin should discuss whether to change state law so that school districts could opt to allow concealed carry of guns in schools.
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"I know people are coming out there saying Jesse Kremer's a nut," but "I honestly think that this is an actual deterrent" to school shooters. -- GOP Wisconsin state to on his bill to let private schools allow concealed carry
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Tom Kertscher Feb 22
., GOP challenger to Dem US Sen , on Act 10 protests in Wisconsin: "I had to walk through armed security to get in and out of the Capitol. I left the Capitol through secured secret passageways that I didn't even know existed."
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Tom Kertscher Feb 22
.: "Are you getting along with your parents," who donated to Dem US ? GOP hopeful : "It's unfortunate; we're not in contact with my parents. That's the decision they made on the basis of their politics."
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Tom Kertscher Feb 22
"I do have a sense that this is somehow different." -- on pledges by leaders to make changes in wake of Florida school shooting, as compared to aftermath of previous mass shootings.
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Tom Kertscher Feb 22
GOP Wisconsin state Rep Jesse Kremer says his bill to let private schools decide on concealed carry of guns in their schools would be too hard to pass if it included public schools.
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Tom Kertscher Feb 22
Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel on people who make false school shooting threats: "We're going to find you and we're going to hold you accountable for it."
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Aaron Sharockman Feb 20
Two great opportunities to come work with PolitiFact. 1) Fact-check the pundits on TV, in print, on radio, and online. 2) 1-year fellowship to help engage with our readers and build PolitiFact's audience.
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Tom Kertscher Feb 21
"You can easily go from being a responsibly armed citizen to being a criminal just by crossing state lines." -- US Concealed Carry Assn founder Tim Schmidt of Wisconsin to "60 Minutes" on variations in concealed carry laws among states.
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Tom Kertscher Feb 21
"I've got a pretty thick skin and I don't take any of this personally." -- GOP Wisconsin US Senate candidate Kevin Nicholson on his parents' backing his opponent, incumbent Dem Sen Tammy Baldwin.
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Tom Kertscher Feb 20
Wisconsin Supreme Court candidate to : "It's hard" to keep politics out of court decisions, "but it's something that our system requires judges and justices to do."
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Tom Kertscher Feb 20
Wisconsin Supreme Court candidate to : "We need someone to stand up and protect our clean air and water, equal protection under the law, women's rights."
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Tom Kertscher Feb 20
GOP Wisconsin state Rep Jesse Kremer on his bill to let private schools allow concealed carry of guns: "I know people are coming out there saying Jesse Kremer's a nut," but "I honestly think that this is an actual deterrent" to school shooters.
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Tom Kertscher Feb 20
GOP Wisconsin state tells his bill to let private schools decide on concealed carry of guns in their schools would be too hard to pass if it included public schools.
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